Types of Materials for Pool Finishes
From Luxury Pools
One of the many things that make inground concrete swimming pools different than their counterparts is the myriad options available for the pool's surface. This level of customization really sets the finished product apart from vinyl or fiberglass swimming pools, as the level of customization is taken to it's highest mark with the finished surface. This post from Luxury Pools explains and presents the different surface finish choices for inground concrete pools which include plaster, exposed aggregate, and tile.
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